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Horticultural Science Summer Institute

Love wandering around gardens? Marveling over plants in the nursery? Eating blistered shishito peppers? Join us for an online, curated experience of …

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4-H Daily Spark Is Great Fun!!

North Carolina 4-H wanted to find a way to keep youth engaged with fun learning activities during the COVID-19 …

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Turkey Talking 101

When Benjamin Franklin suggested the wild turkey as our national bird, he obviously noticed its fascinating characteristics and appeal. …

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NC 4-H Virtual Summer Camp

THIS EVENT IS FREE BUT DOES REQUIRE REGISTRATION; SPACE IS LIMITED; Info on how to register will be available …

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The Science House Express

The Science House is offering some great STEM activities at home. Since The Science House was founded in 1991, …

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SNAP Online Pilot Program for NC

Some great news for NC! However, please be advised that only Walmart and Amazon are authorized retailers for the SNAP …

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Stormwater Wetland Design Update: Zones, Vegetation, Soil, and Outlet Guidance

These new design guidelines for stormwater wetlands focus on four design points: internal wetland zones, …

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Maintenance of Stormwater Wetlands and Wet Ponds

This publication presents maintenance guidelines for stormwater wetlands and wet ponds, two stormwater practices that …

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Permeable Pavement: Research Update and Design Implications

As the use of permeable pavement increases in North Carolina, practitioners can look to research …

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Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

This publication will help you identify the several species of ticks found in North Carolina …

Controlling Damage in Pesticide Storage Facilities on the Farm

This publication for farmers covers the guidelines to deal with pesticide storage facilities that may …

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Creating a Crop Maze With GPS

This publication explains how to create a crop maze with GPS (global positioning system).

5/6/20

How to Prune Specific Plants

This final publication in the Pruning Trees & Shrubs series gives tips for pruning specific …

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General Pruning Techniques

This third in a series on pruning offers general tips on pruning most landscape plants.